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JAMB UTME 2017 Official Pre-Registration Tips For Candidates

Following the announcement yesterday by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) that the 2017 UTME registration will commence in two weeks time, the board has gone ahead to disclose some registration tips Candidates are to bear in mind before the registration commences. According to the information made available on the board’s official twitter handle, below are the few things ... Read More »

JAMB To Conduct Mock Exam Before 2017 UTME- Over 1.7 Million Will Sit For The Exam

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board has made known to the general public that the body is working with the possibility of conducting a “mock examination” not only to test its preparedness with the new technology, but also to examine some people that are desirous of knowing their competence with the JAMB examination. Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, the JAMB Registrar on Tuesday ... Read More »

JAMB Explains Why CCTV Cameras Are Needed For 2017 UTME

Registrar and Chief Executive of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, has emphasized on the reason the board will be using Closed Circuit Television Cameras for the conduct of 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. According to him, this is a part of the measures aimed at preventing examination malpractice during the UTME. “We believe that certain things ... Read More »

JAMB 2017: Factors To Consider Before Choosing Exam Centre

As we wait for the commencement of the 2017 UTME registration, we are taking our time to give out the necessary information that every JAMB candidate ought to know before registration commences. Today, we will be giving out information on factors to consider before choosing your examination centre i.e the state and local government you intend to sit for the ... Read More »

JAMB meets WAEC, NECO, to fix 2017 UTME Date

JAMB has now concluded plans to fix the dates for the 2017 UTME. This was made known today by The Head, Media and Information of the board, Dr Fabian Benjamin. Members of the JAMB board have been scheduled to meet with board members of WAEC, NECO and NABTEB on Tuesday, 17th January, to find suitable dates for the 2017 UTME. ... Read More »

JAMB 2017 Candidates Warned Against Purchasing Fake UTME Forms

THE Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has warned prospective candidates against purchasing fake UTME application forms or falling victim to fraudsters as the sales of the 2017 UTME form has not commenced. This was coming from JAMB’s Head of Media and Publicity, Dr Fabian Benjamin on Monday. According to him, “the examination body is yet to begin the sales ... Read More »

JAMB Starts Sales of 2017 Forms in a few days – See Cost

We’re expecting the sale of JAMB forms for the 2017 UTME to begin in a few days. This deduction is inevitable, since any further delay could cause a serious upset in the Academic Calendar for 2017. It should be noted that JAMB forms for previous years usually go on sale as from November. The delay in the Sale of 2017 ... Read More »

JAMB CBT Centres To Have CCTV Cameras Ahead Of 2017 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has announced that all computer-based centres to be accredited for the registration of 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), must have Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras. JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede disclosed this at an interactive meeting held at the University Of Lagos, with the operators of CBT centres drawn from across the federation. ... Read More »

My 2016 Admission Testimony – Share Here

With the near conclusion of the 2016/2017 admission process, candidates are already counting their gains and losses. Going by all that happened, there’s no gainsaying that it has been a tough admission year. From JAMB registration – JAMB Exam – Changing of centers -Faulty system (addition of 40 marks) – Cancellation of post UTME – JAMB’s posting – JAMB’s Admission ... Read More »

2017 UTME: New Guidelines To Note Before Registration Commences

Rumours have been flying around that the 2017/2018 UTME Registration has commenced. We want to categorically state that the 2017/2018 UTME Registration has NOT commenced. We will inform your once it has been officially announced and provide you every details you need for a successful registration. Meanwhile, JAMB has released an official publication regarding the guidelines for the 2017/2018 UTME ... Read More »

JAMB Concludes Admission Into Federal And State Varsities For 2016

The Joint Administration And Matriculation Board (JAMB), on Thursday, announced that it has closed the 2016 admissions to all federal and state universities. The JAMB Registrar/Chief Executive, Professor Is-haq Oloyede, who disclosed this while speaking with newsmen also added that admissions into polytechnics, monotechnics, college of education and private universities have been extended. He said, “all tertiary institutions and the ... Read More »

JAMB Registration 2017: Sales Of Form Has not Commenced – JAMB Boss

The Joint Administration And Matriculation Board (JAMB), has urged the general public to disregard any information stating that it has commenced the sale of its application documents for 2017 UTME. The board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, debunked the speculations in a statement made available to newsmen on Sunday in Lagos. The Registrar of the examination body, Prof. ... Read More »

JAMB Admission Criteria To All Newly Admitted Candidates – 2016/2017

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board has directed all Tertiary Institution to give notice to all admitted candidates on the new 2016/2017 admission criteria before been fully accepted for admission for the 2016/2017 session. According to the Jamb Registrar This notice is applicable to the following candidates: Candidates who have been offered provisional admission to courses they did not choose as ... Read More »

Be-warned: JAMB Change Of Course/Institution Can Only Be Done Twice [JAMB Registrar]

In order to have accurate data and seamless admission exercise, candidates are advised to effect change of institution or course to the Universities, Polytechnics or Colleges of Education where vacancies now exist. Instead of institutions coming to the Board to source for candidates, they are to advise prospective candidates to effect changes of their first choice of institution/course. Please note ... Read More »

How to Print Original JAMB Result Slip

How to Print Original Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, JAMB Result Slip With Passport You can print your JAMB result slip online without any hassle. JAMB results from 2004 to date are available online. To print your result slip, you will need to get JAMB E-Facility card. JAMB E-Facility card isn’t free. You can get it from JAMB office at ... Read More »

JAMB Admission Letter Printing Guide for 2016/2017 [UTME, DE Candidates]

Joint Admission and Matriculations Board, JAMB admission letter printing for the 2016/2017 academic session is now available online. See How To Print. Admission Letter Printing This allows candidates to print Admission letters. Only candidates with admission will be able to use this service. Price:₦1,000 The Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has opened the portal for both Unified Tertiary Matriculation ... Read More »

JAMB Authentication Of Admissions Officers For The 2016/2017 Academic Session

Authentication Jamb Form which will formally introduce to the Board your institution’s representative (Admissions Officer) for the 2016/2017 Academic Session having observed that different individuals visited the Board’s office and claimed to be representatives of tertiary institutions. This can be found below. See download links below >>> Click here to download for Universities Click here to download for Polytechnics Click ... Read More »

JAMB Adopts Pin Vending for 2017 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board says it will adopt “pin vending” for the 2017 UTME test, advising intending candidates to get familiar with the new approach. Dr Fabian Benjamin, the board’s Head of Media and Information, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Lagos that it would no longer use scratch cards. “Candidates, wishing to sit ... Read More »


The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) on Tuesday said the board would not interfere with the list of candidates forwarded to institutions for the 2016 admissions. The board stated that it would rather remain neutral and avoid meddling in the process, saying that it would not interfere either by adding or removing names. The Registrar/Chief Executive of JAMB, Prof. ... Read More »

JAMB Admission Status Checking Portal For 2016 Enabled

This is to inform all 2016/2017 UTME candidates that they can now proceed to JAMB Portal to check their admission status. Below are the guidelines to check your admission status; -Visit the checking portal by CLICKING HERE Enter your JAMB Registration Number in the space provided. -Click on your “Check admission status” to view your admission details. Candidates are to ... Read More »

Must Read:- What You Should Know About JAMB’s Withdrawal of 2016 Admission Consideration List

Going by the reactions of candidates over the withdrawal of the list of candidates sent to tertiary institutions for admission consideration by JAMB, it is important we at Naijabams clarify a few things to avoid confusion and ensure candidates are properly guided. So here are important things you should know and keep in mind concerning this new development; 1. The ... Read More »

MAPOLY Post UTME Admission Screening Form 2016/2017 Begins

Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, MAPOLY post UTME admission screening application form for the 2016/2017 academic session is out. Screening date & Venues are out. Candidates who did not choose MAPOLY in the 2016 UTME but wish to be considered for admission into the Moshood Abiola polytechnic, may also apply. This is to inform all candidates that applied for admission into Moshood ... Read More »

FG Clarifies Ban On Post-UTME, Admission Procedure

The Federal Government on Saturday clarified its ban on Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and the general admission procedures, saying it “does not in any way affect the statutory role of the Senate of any University or the academic boards of any tertiary institution conducting its admissions.” The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, stated this in a statement by the ... Read More »

Must Read Notice To All 2016/2017 Utme Candidate

Over 1.2 million candidates scored 180 and above in this year’s jamb, thus posting candidates to their various school’s of choice is an herculean task to jamb and can’t be done in just a day. This posting issue started yesterday 11th July 2016 and will continue until everyone who scored 180 and above are posted. Candidates are encouraged to exercise ... Read More »

5 things to know about the new JAMB point-based admission

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has adopted the point system option as the basis for its admission process for 2016. The new modality was agreed upon after a weeklong meeting between JAMB, universities and other tertiary institutions’ administrators. The admission process would work for Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination candidates and direct entry students while universities are to charge ... Read More »